Professional services

Professional Services

The Centre for Lifelong Learning is recruiting to a range of programmes in new curriculum areas focussed on Professional Services. These courses will suit progressing students, new learners seeking to re-skill, apprentices and employees currently in work. Our portfolio of qualifications gives a clear line of sight to work in a range of professional areas.


City and Islington College AAT Approved

Our Accounting Academy provides a wide range of entry level, intermediate and higher AAT accredited qualifications, offered as part of study programmes, apprenticeships and standalone courses. 


Legal Services

City and Islington College accredited by Cilex

Our offer includes apprenticeships at levels 2, 3 and 4 (accredited by CILEx), and delivered in partnership with the University of Law. It is aimed at supporting recruitment and up-skilling existing staff in legal departments or legal firms. 

Human Resources

Our Human Resources offer is aimed at supporting students seeking to develop careers within the HR sector or those wishing to develop existing roles further. The department offers qualifications accredited by CIPD at level 3 (foundation) and level 5 (intermediate).

Facilities Management

Rapid 5Our training is aimed at companies in need of adopting Building Information Modelling (BIM) software systems. The training, which will be delivered in partnership with a software developer, offers an introductory, theoretical course in BIM, as well as practical, computer-based software training.

Financial Services

City and Islington College accredited by IFSOur new area of provision, accredited by the Institute of Financial Services, includes qualifications in retail banking, supporting those looking to develop a career within the sector, as well as mortgage-broker qualifications enabling students to obtain a licence to practice.

Financial Services Trading

Financial Services Trading - Level 5 Diploma in Advanced Financial Trading, accredited through Skillsfirst. The course is delivered intensively over 5 weeks, and is taught by professional traders who train participants to use in-house trading strategies